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Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 41.15% lower than in Norway
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 38.41% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in United States are 31.38% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in United States are 56.00% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in United States are 32.14% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 40.37% higher than in Norway

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  Norway  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 kr     68.19 kr      -54.54 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 800.00 kr     306.87 kr      -61.64 %
Combo Meal at McDonalds or Similar 98.00 kr     44.33 kr      -54.77 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 70.00 kr     23.87 kr      -65.90 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.00 kr     34.10 kr      -51.29 %
Cappuccino (regular) 35.16 kr     25.12 kr      -28.55 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 26.37 kr     11.08 kr      -57.98 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 23.09 kr     8.85 kr      -61.67 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 14.74 kr     6.90 kr      -53.21 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 23.80 kr     16.60 kr      -30.26 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 21.52 kr     20.96 kr      -2.59 %
Eggs (12) 31.34 kr     15.87 kr      -49.37 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 89.19 kr     65.20 kr      -26.89 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 108.78 kr     53.53 kr      -50.79 %
Apples (1kg) 22.54 kr     26.09 kr      +15.76 %
Oranges (1kg) 22.31 kr     25.79 kr      +15.61 %
Tomato (1kg) 28.28 kr     26.18 kr      -7.42 %
Potato (1kg) 15.79 kr     16.53 kr      +4.64 %
Lettuce (1 head) 17.41 kr     10.83 kr      -37.79 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 21.04 kr     12.11 kr      -42.47 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 125.00 kr     81.83 kr      -34.53 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 28.54 kr     15.73 kr      -44.87 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 31.84 kr     22.54 kr      -29.19 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 94.00 kr     40.92 kr      -56.47 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 36.00 kr     13.64 kr      -62.11 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 650.00 kr     477.36 kr      -26.56 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 70.00 kr     20.46 kr      -70.77 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 14.71 kr     10.59 kr      -27.98 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 459.60 kr     203.90 kr      -55.64 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 14.95 kr     6.50 kr      -56.53 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,000.00 kr     142,252.68 kr      -45.29 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 1,781.32 kr     1,084.15 kr      -39.14 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 kr     1.07 kr      +10.58 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 310.24 kr     320.65 kr      +3.36 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 451.30 kr     269.54 kr      -40.27 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 216.26 kr     121.67 kr      -43.74 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr     68.19 kr      -38.01 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 852.65 kr     279.50 kr      -67.22 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 442.69 kr     244.48 kr      -44.77 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 968.05 kr     528.32 kr      -45.42 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 1,115.31 kr     579.05 kr      -48.08 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,865.55 kr     6,993.97 kr      -29.11 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,732.05 kr     5,271.06 kr      -31.83 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 17,436.21 kr     11,854.49 kr      -32.01 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,098.11 kr     8,909.14 kr      -31.98 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 45,456.42 kr     13,037.96 kr      -71.32 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,028.91 kr     8,588.62 kr      -74.00 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 26,088.64 kr     22,555.27 kr      -13.54 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.71     4.21      +13.49 %
 
Last updateNovember, 2014November, 2014
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